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New tech tackles Super Bowl 52

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But the group has dwindled to just him and Henschel after the death of Jacobson previous year and Cook, who died in 2011. Super Bowl LII is set for Sunday, and while no Syracuse football players will be playing in the game, there is still a Syracuse presence for football's biggest game. Read More »

Philadelphia police claim to have new substance to stop light pole climbers

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This development comes after the city's workers attempted to thwart rowdy fans by applying Crisco to those same poles during the NFC Championship. That's the news out of Philadelphia this week, where they're trying to minimize the damage that fans can do to the city (and themselves) in the aftermath of the Super Bowl on Sunday. Read More »

United States nukes bringing humankind closer to annihilation

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The document said the U.S. will develop for deployment a "low-yield" nuclear warhead for submarine-launched ballistic missiles. China has "always exercised the utmost restraint in the development of nuclear weapons and limited its nuclear capabilities to the minimum level required for national security", he said. Read More »

Trump calls Japanese, South Korean leaders

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Pyongyang released the White Paper shortly after Trump criticized North Korean human rights abuses during his State of the Union speech on Tuesday. Last year Pyongyang conducted three tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the mainland United States, as well as its sixth nuclear weapons test. Read More »

Snow warning: Met Office issues yellow alert for Yorkshire

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Forecasters say ice will likely form overnight on Sunday from 2am to 10am along the east coast, bringing potentially hard driving conditions. On Monday temperatures will struggle to rise above freezing with highest temperatures of just two to five degrees Celsius. Read More »

Wintry mix could impact travel in Northern Virginia on Sunday

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These systems are bringing snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain , before 1 p.m., followed by a mix of snow, freezing rain and sleet in the afternoon. The highest amounts will occur in the thumb around Bad Axe, Port Austin, and Port Hope, where lake enhancement off of Lake Huron will produce 6 to 9 inches of snow. Read More »

Trump hopes 'something good' comes from Olympics despite N Korean warning

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The news comes after President Donald Trump criticized Kim in his State of the Union address on Tuesday. During yesterday's call, Trump wished Moon and the Korean people a successful Winter Olympic Games. There has been a rumour mill doing rounds within the Trump administration that the U.S. armed forces are planning the execution of a preventive or limited strike against Kim Jong Un's regime. Read More »

North Korea's nuclear situation is "tricky", says Donald Trump

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In Washington, the White House said in a statement that the two men "agreed on the need to intensify the worldwide maximum pressure campaign to denuclearize North Korea". This comes amid reports the Trump administration is mulling over conducting a "bloody nose" strike against North Korea. She praised Trump for his tough stance on North Korea, including his promise in 2017 to deal with North Korea regardless of whether or not China helps. Read More »

Modi to address massive BJP rally in Bengaluru

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The Congress leaders said Karnataka has been allocated 4.713 per cent of the Central pool, which comes to Rs 95,204 crore (from 2015-16 to 2017-18 in the 14th Finance Commission). "The same people were behind the bandh during Amit Shah's rally in Mysore". BJP has accused the ruling Congress of protecting those behind these killings. Read More »

Westwood sits three shots off lead in Malaysia

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The Maybank Championship remains up for grabs with the top 18 golfers separated by only three shots with the final round on Sunday. Stephen Gallacher slipped back following at thirdr-ound 73 at Saujana Golf & County Club in Kualu Lumpur. "I started off a bit slow but made some good birdies during the middle part of the round and that kept me going". The relentless Indian, who captured his maiden title at the Joburg Open in December, shot five birdies on the back nine to edge ahead of ... Read More »

Two killed, 50 injured in SC train crash

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Emergency responders are attending the scene. Reports of injuries have been confirmed. At least 50 injured people were being transported by EMS to hospitals. A phone line has been set up for people who have inquiries about passengers, at 800-523-9101 . Officials said the passenger train was involved in a crash with a freight train. Read More »

China and Yemen's Forgotten War

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The Saudi-led coalition had blockaded the city as part of its fight against rebels who overthrew the previous government in Yemen, and the resulting economic disaster has drawn world attention. "The instability caused by the coalition's arbitrary policies, closing ports one day and reopening them on another, is making problems worse for the Yemeni population", said Mutasim Hamdan of the Norwegian Refugee Council, speaking to Reuters . Read More »

PLO to mull revoking recognition of Israel

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This time, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will attend the session, an unusual move that Israel's United Nations ambassador, Danny Danon says will put an end to any possibility of future peace talks. "We remain committed to serious negotiations as a way to establish a Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital along 1967 lines". Withdrawing the PLO's 1988 recognition would be a drastic step and likely halt cooperation between Palestinian and Israeli authorities. Read More »

Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) Position Lowered by Fmr LLC

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Morgan Stanley maintained Liberty Global plc (NASDAQ: LBTYA ) rating on Monday, August 7. Fox Run Management L.L.C. raised its position in Liberty Global PLC by 19.1% in the first quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 11,700 shares of the company's stock valued at $270,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Israeli forces raid Jenin, arrest 5 Palestinians

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He was taken to the local hospital, where doctors declared his death a short time later. It is worth mentioning that Havat Gilad was illegally built on stolen Palestinian lands in the year 2002, and is now inhabited by 40 families. The Israeli army had carried out a military campaign in the Jenin area all day Saturday seeking to arrest Palestinians reportedly involved in killing an Israeli settler last month. Read More »

Trump accuses Democrats of 'doing nothing' to help fix DACA

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He calls that "chain migration", a term immigration advocates find almost as offensive as the idea of barring them from helping parents, siblings and other relatives. The standout moments from State of the Union addresses are deviations from conventionality. Back in 2003, conservative columnist Charles Krauthammer coined the term "Bush Derangement Syndrome" to describe people who had gone off the rails with their hatred of President George W. Read More »

Australia out of Davis Cup after Nick Kyrgios loses to Alexander Zverev

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With Tomic on the outer, Australia appear to have found a handy replacement in 18-year-old Alex de Minaur after his stunning debut in Brisbane . Zverev had other ideas. Hewitt then praised Kyrgios and how he has matured quickly. Australia captain Lleyton Hewitt said the scoreline wasn't indicative of the closeness of the tie. Read More »

16-year-old held after Delhi boy found dead in school

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After the school authorities were alerted, the child was rushed to the nearest private hospital Mavi hospital and later he was shifted to Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital where he was declared dead by the doctors. "He fell down after he received punches during the fight and died later", said Deputy Commissioner of Police (Northeast) Ajit K Singla. Police said they are probing whether there were other students involved in the scuffle. Read More »

Congress leads in Alwar, Ajmer Lok Sabha bypolls; BJP ahead in Mandalgarh

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The Congress also won Ajmer, which is a personal triumph for Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot as he had represented the seat from 2009 to 2014. "She should now resign on moral grounds", said , the PCC chief. In Alwar, Congress candidate Karan Singh Yadav was leading by 39,826 votes over his nearest rival, Jaswant Yadav from the BJP, after 15 rounds of counting. Read More »

Trump speaks to Japan's PM, S Korea's President about North Korea

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Bush before the invasion of Iraq. She praised Trump for his tough stance on North Korea, including his promise in 2017 to deal with North Korea regardless of whether or not China helps. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chuying said that common interests outweigh differences between the sides and the USA should view the relationship "correctly". Read More »

TTP bombing kills 11 troops in Swat Valley

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Army officials in Swat told The News that the soldiers were playing a volleyball match outside their base camp in Kabal in lower Swat valley when a young suicide bomber managed to enter the restricted area and blew himself up near the soldiers. Read More »

Hindu outfit seeks action over Meenakshi temple fire — Madurai

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Almost 20 shops turned into ashes and 16 shops were partially damaged in the incident. About 300 police personnel have been deployed in and around the temple for security. Meanwhile, a team has been formed to investigate the incident. They also ensured that the devotees' visit to the temple was not affected on Saturday. Read More »

Lieu: Memo is a 'fumble' for Republicans and Trump

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Cutting against Comey's credibility is his outrage that the memo "inexcusably exposed classified investigation of an American citizen", given that the FBI's spying on Page has been reported to death. "Talk is cheap; the work you do is what will endure", Wray wrote. The memo contends the investigation into Trump campaign links had begun earlier. Read More »

Jacob Rees-Mogg involved in scuffle at university campus

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Well done @Jacob_Rees_Mogg for not being cowed into silence". "It's extremely intimidating for any MP who travels alone to an event to be treated like this", she said. However, Mr Rees-Mogg made clear any such arrangement would be unacceptable to Conservative Brexiteers as it would prevent the United Kingdom from striking free trade deals with other countries. Read More »